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Craft the perfect portfolio in a day with the new Computer Arts

It's easy to neglect your portfolio. Whether it's work deadlines, freelance, friends or family, there's always something more pressing.<p>But for …

11 Scientific Ways to Make an Excellent First Impression

It’s very difficult to bounce back from a bad first impression—but that doesn’t mean you need to fear meeting new people. Tackle first-time …

Mexican authorities release video showing the moment Sinaloa cartel boss 'El Chapo' escaped prison

Mexican national security commissioner Monte Alejandro Rubido emphasized Tuesday night that law-enforcement officials were committed to wrangling the prolific drug kingpin, saying, "All the security forces of the state of Mexico work in a coordinated manner to try to achieve quickly the capture of …

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When We Discovered Pluto, It Changed How We Saw The Solar System

On the 23rd and 24th of January, 1930, a young astronomer working in Flagstaff, Arizona, scanned a small patch of the night sky. He was taking …

A One Night Stand

<b>What:</b> Miu Miu celebrates its Cruise 2016 collection and its first fragrance with a one-night-only club in Paris. ____<p><b>When:</b> Saturday, July 4th<p><b>Where:</b> Inside the 1937 Palais d’Iena in the 16th arrondissement of Paris.<p><b>Who:</b> Models Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss, Amber Valletta, and Aymeline Valade; actresses …

How successful people beat stress

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>There are two kinds of people in this world: those who believe they can make things happen and those who believe things happen to <i>them</i>.<p>The first group are convinced that the outcome of their lives and careers is more or less in their …

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How the Photoshop Liquify Tool Can Be Used to Improve Your Portraits

Use it well and you can make very subtle changes to the look of a model’s face, body or clothing. Use it badly and you might become a feature on one …

Distant planet has four suns

Were it possible to see the skies from this world, the four parent stars would look like one small sun and two very bright stars visible in the …

Ask Us Anything: Are Aphrodisiacs For Real? [Video]

Short answer: You'd be better off with a little Marvin Gaye<p>If you’re in the market for a natural aphrodisiac--and steering clear of herbal supplements the FDA has learned are laced with Viagra--you’ve got options. A research review from 2011 listed 34 plant species that have produced amorous …

Asteroid strike: 7 ways the world could end

As a mountain-sized asteroid is detected heading towards Earth, what is the likeliest 'extinction-level' scenario for mankind?<p>Our solar system is littered with billions of pieces of debris, from the size of large boulders to objects hundreds of miles across. We know that from time to time these hit …

"Lost" Satellite Photos Reveal Surprising Views of Earth in the 1960s

Images reveal the most Antarctic ice on record and the Aral Sea before it dried up.<p>Scientists have uncovered a cache of satellite images of Earth from the 1960s that had been forgotten in storage for nearly 50 years and that push back the first satellite images of our planet a full 17 years.<p><b>The</b> …

Death in Venice: long-admired gondola feature threatened by rising waters

Gondoliers increasingly forced to remove iron ornament from stern to get their boats under bridges during high waters<p>Gliding through Venice, its brocaded velvet seats occupied by a sullen pair of tourists, the boat is almost everything a gondola should be: black, sleek and gleaming, with a genial …

Saturn’s Death Star Look-Alike

Mimas, the wobbly little moon orbiting Saturn, is a ringer for the space station from ‘Star Wars,’ but that’s not the only odd thing about it—it may …

Mysterious US spaceplane returns to Earth

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1116000/1116908_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1529605163_1551a74f518e4013b06b1fc45458a8fb<p><b>An unmanned US plane on a top-secret, two-year mission to space has returned to Earth and landed in California.</b><p>The aircraft, resembling a miniature …

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Space plane: Mysterious US military plane returns to Earth

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1116000/1116908_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524616472_4872cf44b669b951e6ffe1a4102efb75<p><b>An unmanned US plane on a top-secret, two-year mission to space has returned to Earth and landed in California.</b><p>The aircraft, resembling a miniature …

The truth about driverless vehicles

Is Google’s vision for driverless cars really the future? Plenty of autonomous vehicles are already on the road, says David Robson, but they’re not what you imagine…<p><b>We’ve heard a lot about Google’s cars. What’s the reality?</b> <br>Given the media coverage, it would be easy to assume that Google is the …

Autonomous Vehicle

MAVEN captures solar storm hitting Mars, prepares for comet flyby

NASA’sMAVENmission has sent back its first look at a solar storm that hit the Martian atmosphere last month, delivering detailed images of the halos of hydrogen, oxygen and carbon surrounding the Red Planet and even mapping the ozone lying beneath these high atmospheric layers. And, technically, it …

Clean-shaven Jesus found on 4th-century glass plate

The discovery of a glass plate depicting Christ that dates to the fourth century AD may lead to a new understanding of the history of Christianity in Spain.<p>“We were afraid to say what we believed at first, because it forces us to rethink the history of Christian Spain,” said Marcelo Castro, an …

The Impossible Choice That Had Elon Musk On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown

Elon Musk almost suffered a major meltdown when both of his adventurous companies — Tesla and SpaceX — were about to fail at the same time in late 2008. Watch an excerpt from our interview with Musk at IGNITION about the impossible choice he was faced with.<p><i>Produced by Kamelia Angelova, Alana</i> …

The greatest brain myth there ever was?

Luc Besson’s latest sci-fi romp, Lucy, is based on the premise that the average person only uses 10% of their brain. This brain-myth has been fodder for books and movies for decades and is a tantalizing plot-device. Alarmingly, however, it seems to be widely accepted as fact. Of those asked, 48% of …

How Fast Are You Moving Through The Universe?

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Earth's Water Is Older Than The Sun

Why that’s good news for alien hunters<p>Since water is one of the vital ingredients for life on Earth, scientists want to know how it got here. One theory is that the water in our solar system was created in the chemical afterbirth of the Sun. If that were the case, it would suggest that water might …

Take Me to the River - Trailer 1

TAKE ME TO THE RIVER brings multiple generations of Memphis and Mississippi Delta musicians together, following them through the creative process of …

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Industry sounds off on violent games debate

Violence in games does not cause violence in the real world. That's the message developers from Gearbox, Epic Games, and Blizzard have provided in a clip from the upcoming film <i>Video Games: The Movie</i> released this week.<p>"There's always a lot of media talking about violence in video games. And …